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Pregnant. Diagnosed with scoliosis, suffering from sciatica. Leg gets numb and weak. Should I go for c-section?

i have a question i am going on 37 weeks pregnant. i was diagnoised wit scoliosious as a child and now i am suffering from sciatica my whole right right of my body from my lower back down to my right leg gett s really numb an weak an it s hard for me to sleep and sit down do i have the right to tell me doctor that i want a schedule c-section now.
Asked On : Wed, 20 Jun 2012
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As the maturity of foetus comes at 36 weeks and you are 37 weeks pregnant so you can go for it.

Before C section you must get an ultrasound done to see the exact weight of the baby.

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Answered: Fri, 13 Jul 2012
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